The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 182 133 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.57% 26.34% 15.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.04% 27.48% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 99 37
Median daily rate £420 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £37.48 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +10.22%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
673 484 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.25% 95.84% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 315 209
Median daily rate £403 £363 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% +16.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 36
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.23 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.55% -11.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £45.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Sussex region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing 0 75 £475 +18.75% 2
Crawley -2 33 £400 +14.28% 10
Gatwick +3 23 £407 +22.86% 4
East Grinstead +1 4 £328 +9.16% 1
Horsham -5 4 £315 -4.90% 1
Burgess Hill - 4 £463 - 1
Chichester -2 1 - - 1
Haywards Heath - 1 - -
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 220 (58.05%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (48.81%) HTML
3 180 (47.49%) CSS
4 162 (42.74%) Java
5 125 (32.98%) Scala
6 123 (32.45%) REST
7 116 (30.61%) Ajax
8 114 (30.08%) HTML5
9 112 (29.55%) CSS3
10 108 (28.50%) JSON
10 108 (28.50%) Scrum
11 105 (27.70%) C#
12 103 (27.18%) Git (software)
13 102 (26.91%) JavaScript
13 102 (26.91%) Ruby
14 93 (24.54%) Subversion
14 93 (24.54%) Python
14 93 (24.54%) HTTP
15 90 (23.75%) Web Design
15 90 (23.75%) Automated Testing
16 88 (23.22%) Spring
17 85 (22.43%) MVC
17 85 (22.43%) JUnit
18 84 (22.16%) Responsive Web Design
18 84 (22.16%) Open Source
19 81 (21.37%) Jenkins
20 80 (21.11%) Play Framework
20 80 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
21 79 (20.84%) SQL
22 78 (20.58%) Web Development

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (13.72%) Confluence
2 19 (5.01%) CMS
3 9 (2.37%) Apache
4 5 (1.32%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.32%) Drupal
5 4 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.06%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.79%) IIS
7 2 (0.53%) Documentum
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.26%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.54%) Photoshop
3 11 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (2.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (2.64%) InDesign
5 2 (0.53%) MS Office
6 1 (0.26%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 15 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.79%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.79%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.37%) Google Play
2 3 (0.79%) GitHub
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.26%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 93 (24.54%) HTTP
2 3 (0.79%) SNMP
3 2 (0.53%) CTI
3 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.26%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.82%) Relational Database
3 36 (9.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (8.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (8.18%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (4.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 16 (4.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.64%) Big Data
10 9 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (2.11%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.11%) Power BI
12 7 (1.85%) MySQL
12 7 (1.85%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.58%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.32%) MongoDB
15 4 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
16 3 (0.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 103 (27.18%) Git (software)
2 93 (24.54%) Subversion
3 85 (22.43%) JUnit
4 81 (21.37%) Jenkins
5 54 (14.25%) JIRA
6 32 (8.44%) Selenium
7 21 (5.54%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.64%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (1.58%) Mockito
10 6 (1.58%) NUnit
11 5 (1.32%) Hamcrest
11 5 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.06%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.79%) Gradle
13 3 (0.79%) Maven
14 2 (0.53%) Grunt
14 2 (0.53%) SonarQube
14 2 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (4.22%) Finance
2 8 (2.11%) Law
3 1 (0.26%) Back Office
3 1 (0.26%) Electronics
3 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.26%) Marketing
3 1 (0.26%) Retail
3 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (48.81%) HTML
2 180 (47.49%) CSS
3 123 (32.45%) REST
4 116 (30.61%) Ajax
5 114 (30.08%) HTML5
6 112 (29.55%) CSS3
7 108 (28.50%) JSON
8 88 (23.22%) Spring
9 80 (21.11%) Play Framework
10 73 (19.26%) Django
11 71 (18.73%) Guice
12 70 (18.47%) Ruby on Rails
13 59 (15.57%) jQuery
14 57 (15.04%) .NET
15 55 (14.51%) RESTful
16 45 (11.87%) ASP.NET
17 43 (11.35%) Spring MVC
18 42 (11.08%) AngularJS
19 33 (8.71%) Web Services
20 27 (7.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 71 (18.73%) User Experience
2 39 (10.29%) Mobile App
3 18 (4.75%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.49%) Animation
5 13 (3.43%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.11%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.32%) W3C
8 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.79%) iPad
10 2 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.53%) Statistics
11 1 (0.26%) DataPower
11 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.26%) FMCG
11 1 (0.26%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.26%) iPhone
11 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.30%) Linux
2 24 (6.33%) Android
3 23 (6.07%) Apple iOS
4 16 (4.22%) Unix
5 12 (3.17%) Mac OS X
6 10 (2.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (58.05%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (28.50%) Scrum
3 90 (23.75%) Automated Testing
3 90 (23.75%) Web Design
4 85 (22.43%) MVC
5 84 (22.16%) Open Source
5 84 (22.16%) Responsive Web Design
6 80 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (20.58%) Web Development
8 56 (14.78%) Front End Development
9 49 (12.93%) Configuration Management
10 46 (12.14%) OWASP
11 45 (11.87%) TDD
12 39 (10.29%) Mentoring
13 32 (8.44%) BDD
14 31 (8.18%) Mobile Development
15 27 (7.12%) Service Design
16 25 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (6.60%) CRM
17 24 (6.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (42.74%) Java
2 125 (32.98%) Scala
3 105 (27.70%) C#
4 102 (26.91%) JavaScript
4 102 (26.91%) Ruby
5 93 (24.54%) Python
6 79 (20.84%) SQL
7 21 (5.54%) Objective-C
8 20 (5.28%) T-SQL
9 18 (4.75%) Apple Swift
10 8 (2.11%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.32%) C++
11 5 (1.32%) Groovy
11 5 (1.32%) PHP
12 4 (1.06%) ABAP
12 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.06%) VBScript
12 4 (1.06%) XPath
13 3 (0.79%) C
14 2 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (5.01%) Degree
1 19 (5.01%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.49%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.58%) MCP
5 3 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.79%) MCITP
6 2 (0.53%) MCTS
7 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.26%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.32%) Puppet
2 3 (0.79%) SCOM
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) Oozie
Vendors
1 72 (19.00%) Google
2 28 (7.39%) Oracle
3 20 (5.28%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.96%) Adobe
4 15 (3.96%) Apple
4 15 (3.96%) Cognos
5 8 (2.11%) FatWire
5 8 (2.11%) ION Trading
6 6 (1.58%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.58%) IBM
6 6 (1.58%) SAP
6 6 (1.58%) Tableau
7 5 (1.32%) Talend
8 4 (1.06%) Blue Prism
8 4 (1.06%) Telerik
9 3 (0.79%) Twitter
10 2 (0.53%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.53%) webMethods
11 1 (0.26%) HP
11 1 (0.26%) Software AG
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, Sussex
Methods Professional Services Limited
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago